Planned Power Outage – Slaty Fork area

A planned outage to perform maintenance is slated for Monday, October 20, (note “make-up” day is Wednesday, October, 22). The outage will occur between noon and 1 p.m. Approximately 435 customers will be affected in the vicinity of Slaty Fork and Marlinton.  More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

A look at the school levy

Michael Holstine Committee for Student Success Like most households, there are always things on my to-do list that I just never seem to have the money to do, or when the money is saved something comes along that More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Middle school students feed the birds

Green Bank Elementary-Middle School AmeriCorps Christin Shinaberry and Marlinton Middle School AmeriCorps Jean Srodes are piloting a joint project with students called Feeding the Flying Flock. The students have More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, October 15th, 2014

Production company plans documentary on life in the Quiet Zone

To the outside world, living without cell service would be considered a nightmare. For Green Bank residents, it’s a fact of everyday life living in the National Radio Quiet Zone. The NRQZ was established in 1958 More...

Hillsboro Elementary School students sing a song during an open house at the Hillsboro Senior Center last Friday afternoon. The center held the open house to celebrate its new expanded space in the former school cafeteria.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Hillsboro Senior Center celebrates expansion

Hillsboro Elementary School students sing a song during an open house at the Hillsboro Senior Center last Friday afternoon. The center held the open house to celebrate its new expanded space in the former school More...

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By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Marlinton Council outlaws un-diapered horses

As a result of complaints about horse manure on streets following Pioneer Days, Marlinton Town Council is outlawing horses without “diapers.” Council unanimously approved a revision to its animal ordinance, More...

Bradley C. Totten is currently incarcerated at the Northern Regional Jail in Moundsville. Division of Corrections photo.
By Geoff Hamill On Wednesday, October 8th, 2014

Totten denied sentence reconsideration

Bradley C. Totten is currently incarcerated at the Northern Regional Jail in Moundsville. Division of Corrections photo. During a hearing in Pocahontas County Circuit Court last Friday morning, Judge James Rowe More...